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A look at HIMSS’ eHealth Toolkit for healthcare professionals
By Bill Siwicki 03:58 pm April 09, 2020
The HIMSS Technology Informatics Guiding Education Reform Initiative & Community has curated tools and organized them into a set of online resources.
By Susan Morse 01:13 pm April 09, 2020
In HIMSS20 Digital, health informatics expert Brian Dixon links the power of health information exchange networks to actionable data for hospitals.
By Mike Miliard 12:28 pm April 09, 2020
Eligible organizations would get full funding for approved services and devices "necessary to provide critical connected care" until funds are exhausted or until the pandemic has subsided.
Ohio health system fast tracks Allscripts telehealth system during pandemic
By Bill Siwicki 11:45 am April 09, 2020
The telemedicine tech has helped Grand Lake Health Systems keep non-urgent patients away from hospitals and physician practices, reducing the spread of COVID-19.
By Susan Morse 10:34 am April 09, 2020
Walgreens Find Care now includes a COVID-19 risk assessment, powered by Microsoft Healthcare Bot on Microsoft Azure.
By Mike Miliard 09:00 am April 09, 2020
Covered entities and their cloud-service providers both have jobs to do when it comes to protecting hosted patient data – and have to strike a balance deciding who does what.
By Cornelia Wels-Maug 02:17 am April 09, 2020
One of the largest university hospitals in Europe is turbo-charging its use of apps and online consultations to support patients during this crisis. Interoperability is clearly the key, as digitised processes are paying off.
By Dean Koh 12:03 am April 09, 2020
The service, which is provided by Samitivej, is available free-of-charge and all-day from 8 April to 10 May 2020. 
By Joseph Goedert 01:07 pm April 08, 2020
"My world before COVID consisted of taking care of patients one at a time," says one doctor. "Now, my duty is to serve an entire patient population." Other providers will soon have to acquaint themselves with remote monitoring and new models of care.
Partnership adds acute care telemedicine to the front lines of the COVID-19 war
By Bill Siwicki 12:05 pm April 08, 2020
SOC Telemed and SCP Health are augmenting emergency- and hospital-medicine capacity via telehealth – a critical capability for hospitals embattled by the rapid spread of the coronavirus.

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